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Enhance your Symposium experience by partaking in on our newest features: get premium snapshots of our field with the TED Talk-style Flash Forums, get a preview of what’s to come in psychotherapy in the Sunday Future View talks, and help your new learnings stick with our Sunday Wrap Up workshop and follow up Q&A Sessions.

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216 Flash Forum on Trauma


Advances and Challenges in Trauma Treatment Today

Donald Meichenbaum, Mary Jo Barrett, John Briere, Janina Fisher • Friday Morning

This Forum will offer fresh perspectives on how our basic understanding of trauma has developed since PTSD first became accepted as official diagnosis 30 years ago. Continue reading

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316 Flash Forum on Couples Therapy


Advances and Challenges in Couples Therapy Today

DAVID SCHNARCH, Pat Love, Harville Hendrix, Helen LaKelly Hunt & Terry Real • Friday Afternoon

In this Forum, each participant will respond to the question “What’s the most important new idea or discovery shaping your practice with couples today?” Continue reading

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416 Flash Forum on Brain Science


Advances and Challenges in the Clinical Applications of Brain Science Today

Bruce Ecker, Steve Andreas, Courtney Armstrong, & Amy Banks • SATURDAY MORNING

Steve AndreasCourtney ArmstrongAmy Banks

With the vocabulary of neuroscience so widely invoked in our field, this Forum will explore the actual practical impact brain science is having on clinical practice today. Continue reading

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8:30 AM Sunday Future View


Charting Psychotherapy’s New Horizons

BEssel van der Kolk, Barbara Fredrickson & Daniel Siegel • SUNDAY MORNING

Barbara FredricksonDaniel Siegel

Our Sunday program, modeled on TED Talks, features three addresses on critical questions shaping psychotherapy’s future. Continue reading

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623 The Next Step: Taking Symposium Home

Stine Clasen • Sunday ALL DAY
LOCATION: Suite 400E

Stine ClasenDon’t let the energy and inspiration of the Symposium fade before you have a chance to truly integrate your new ideas and insights into your life and work. Through a dynamic group process and the application of our latest understanding of how the human brain learns, this experiential workshop will help you maximize the Symposium’s practical benefits. Continue reading

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